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With 16mn, India tops world in number of migrants abroad

United Nations, Dec 19, Indian tops the world in the number of migrants sent abroad and more than half of the 16.59 million live in the Gulf region, according to a UN report. The 2017 International Migration Report released here on Monday showed that during this century’s period of rapid globalisation, the number of Indian

Saudi Arabia among most preferred destinations for Indian job seekers

New Delhi, Nov 26, Saudi Arabia continues to be among the most preferred destinations for Indians seeking jobs abroad, resulting in the Gulf kingdom becoming among the highest sources of remittances to India, according to official data. According to figures provided by the Embassy of India in Riyadh, the number of expatriate Indians in Saudi

Now, Indians can have a taste of Five Star hotels in cruise

Now, Indians can have a taste of Five Star hotels in

Sushma to aid of Indians abroad who lost passports

New Delhi, Oct 28, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday again took to social media, this time to help Indians abroad who lost their passporst.”Indian Embassy in Malaysia: This is an emergency case. Pls open the Embassy and help the Indian family,” Sushma Swaraj tweeted.She was responding to a request by one Meera Ramesh

Death sentence of 15 Indians commuted to life term in Kuwait: Sushma Swaraj

New Delhi, Sep 30 (PTI) Death sentence of 15 Indians, lodged in Kuwaiti jails, have been commuted to life imprisonment by the Emir of Kuwait, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said today. Swaraj said the Emir has also directed that the sentences of 119 Indian nationals be reduced. The minister thanked the Emir of Kuwait

Indian govt does an ‘Airlift’, evacuates 170 Indians from Irma hit areas

Hurricane Irma-hit Sint Maarten, 170 Indians shifted to Curacao. About 170 Indians have been shifted to the Caribbean island of Curacao from the hurricane Irma-hit Sint Maarten, by special flights chartered by the Government of India.Sushma Swaraj, External Affairs Minister disclosed that a Indian Envoy Rahul Srivastava in Venezuela has notified that along with Indians, 60

No evidence of killing of 39 Indians: Sushma Swaraj

For all the Latest news download Daily Post News app:- Click For Android Click For IOS There is no concrete evidence that the 39 Indians abducted from Mosul in Iraq have been killed and “I will not commit the sin” of declaring them dead without any evidence, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said today.Making a

Ten Indians killed in fire in Saudi Arabia

10 Indian nationals and a Bangladeshi died on Wednesday in Saudi Arabia’s Najran when a fire ripped through the windowless house they shared. Six other people were injured in the blaze. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted about the incident, confirming the deaths of 10 Indian nationals and saying that Mohammed Noor Rahman Sheikh, the

Brace yourself for a 12-year long wait if Applying for a green card in US

Brace yourself for a 12-year long wait if Applying for a green card in US

There is a lengthy 12-year waiting period for Indians applying for permanent residency also known as Green Card in the US as skilled employees, according to a new report. However, India is also among the top countries whose residents get Green Cards every year. In 2015, about 36,318 Indians adjusted their status to permanent residency

Punjab CM talks to Sushma Swaraj on indians held hostage by ISIS in Mosul

Punjab CM talks to Sushma Swaraj on indians held hostage by ISIS in Mosul

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh called up on Sushma Swaraj On Monday afternoon to seek her active intervention in the matter related to indians held hostage by ISIS in Mosul.In Telephonic conversation with Union minister Sushma Swaraj, Captain Amarinder Singh said that families of the hostages were keenly awaiting the return of their kin


Australia announces online visa applications for Indians from July 1

The Australian government today announced that Indian nationals can apply for a visitor visa online starting from first July. Australia’s Assistant Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, Alex Hawke, said the online application option would make applying for the country’s visitor visas easier and enhance the experience for Indians.Online lodgement for visitor visa applications is

Indians Who Have Black Money In Swiss Bank Will Be Exposed Soon

Indians Who Have Black Money In Swiss Bank Will Be Exposed Soon

Indians who have black money in Swiss banks will now be exposed themselves. Their bank account details will reach the government immediately. Actually, Switzerland has ratified automatic exchange of information(AEOI) sharing with India and 40 other countries to facilitate immediate sharing of details about suspected black money. It, however, sought strict adherence to confidentiality and


Rajmohan Gandhi wanted more time and attention for his family from Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi who was devoted to his country and spended all his whole life for the welfare for the nation, But in recent interview of Rajmohan Gandhi demanded more time for his Own family He said that Gandhi should have given more time and attention to his wife and sons. Rajmohan Gandhi’s interview for the

Veteran actor Om Puri dies (66)

Indians, Pakistanis in Toronto pay tributes to Om Puri

Toronto:A large number of theatre artists and writers from India and Pakistan paid rich tributes to actor Om Puri here. They recalled his deep association with Toronto as some of Om Puri’s English movies such as “Such a Long Journey” and “West is West” premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival. Rajinder Saini, who founded

Modi took blood of Indians with demonetisation: Rahul

Jaunpur: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government has taken blood out of the veins of 99 per cent Indians with its demonetisation decision. At a rally in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh, Gandhi stopped people from hurling invective against Modi, saying he is the Prime Minister and “we must not

Aus cuts stay of 457 visa holders, Indians to be impacted

Melbourne: Australia has announced changes tothe 457 visa for skilled foreign workers to limit their ability to look for another job after their official employment ends, a move that will impact Indians working in the country. Foreign workers on a 457 visa will only now be able to stay in Australia for 60 days after

Australian PM wishes happy ‘Deepavali’ to Indians

Melbourne: Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull today wished happy “Deepavali” to the Indian community living here saying the festival is a powerful reminder that our society is greatly enriched by its diversity. Stating that Diwali is one of the most important events of the Hindu calender, observed since ancient time, Turnbull said the occassion was “deeply embedded in traditional

Exhibition showcasing history of Indians launched in Singapore

Singapore:  An exhibition on 200-year-oldhistory of Indians showcasing early days of cattle traders, laundry men and brick-makers has been launched here. Trade and industry minister S Iswaran yesterday launched the exhibition at the Indian Heritage Centre (IHC) in the “Little India” precinct. The exhibition, “Once Upon a Time in Little India”, details the lives of

Indians used own cooking pots in Egypt during ancient Indo-Roman trade

Kolkata: Cooking was as personal to Indians in the early Roman period as it is now, says a noted British expert on Roman pottery citing the discovery of cooking pots from Kerala in Egypt.”On the Red Sea in Egypt, we found hundreds of sherds (broken fragments of pottery or glass at an archaeological site) belong

Eight Indians arrested for trying to enter US

Washington:Eight Indian m en along with threeothers have been arrested by officials of the US Customs department for allegedly trying to illegally enter American territory of Puerto Rico. The arrests were made yesterday by the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) along with local law enforcement agencies from Dominican Republic.These 11 undocumented migrants from India